The 991 series has been the most comprehensively-developed generation of the 911 to date – and the most successful too. Currently, we are still obliged to provide the NEDC values, regardless of the type approval process used. RM Sotheby's celebrated 70 years of Porsche on Saturday with the company's single-marque Porsche 70th Anniversary Auction at the Porsche Experience Center Atlanta (PECATL), also the home of Porsche Cars North America. Courtesy of RM Sotheby's. The 911 Speedster being auctioned features the Heritage Design package – one of several personalization options available on the 911 Speedster that included the ability for customers to choose their preferred plaque numbers (of the 1,948 available) to be mounted between the seats and from an array of paint, leather and trim finishes. But this brute was far from a plaything. Finished in GT Silver Metallic paint, the 911 Speedster remains unregistered, having covered just 20 delivery miles. The Porsche Newsroom is a service provided by the Porsche Communication for journalists, bloggers and the online community. Nevertheless, the information may contain errors or inaccuracies. In 1982, the car finished third overall in the 12 Hours of Sebring, and, the next year, took fourth overall at the 24 Hours of Daytona—a contest it competed in five times. 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In light of the cancellation of the 2020 London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, the 14th annual RM Sotheby’s 2020 London auction will now be … ** Important information about the all-electric Porsche models can be found here. You can find more information on the difference between WLTP and NEDC at www.porsche.com/wltp. The additional reporting of the WLTP values is voluntary until their obligatory use. 7. Created exclusively for 911 Speedster customers and made in Switzerland, the limited-edition and COSC-certified timepiece with flyback function will feature the chassis number of the final 991 generation 911, making it unique. Extra features and accessories (attachments, tyre formats, etc.) “The engraved chassis number on the case back will make this flyback chronograph a true one-of-a-kind collector’s item.”. Potential bidders can find more information on the unique package being offered and the registration process at https://rmsothebys.com/en/auctions/0220. The car will also be accompanied by a one-of-a-kind book illustrating the assembly and completion of the last 991, including photographs and an original sketch by the Speedster design team. With BBS wheels as deep as the growl from the car’s 3.0-liter, flat-six engine, the 935 cuts a flamboyant profile that scarcely reveals the 911 shape from which it was derived. Starting next week, employee volunteers from the North American headquarters of Porsche in Atlanta will help APS deliver daily meals to students at home who require nutrition assistance while the district is closed due to COVID-19. Finally, the handover of the vehicle will be hosted by Klaus Zellmer, President and CEO of PCNA, which will take place at a dedicated event in the U.S. Photo by Remi Dargegen ©2020, courtesy of RM Sotheby’s. Like this article? RM Sotheby’s Porsche 70 th Anniversary auction set for 27 October at the Porsche Experience Center Atlanta; Chassis 110 is the only 956 to achieve victory on American soil, and is perhaps the best and most original example; BLENHEIM, Ontario – RM Sotheby’s – A great headlining car for its Porsche 70 th Anniversary auction, set for 27 October at the Porsche Experience Center Atlanta (PEC). On using the links, the user leaves the Porsche AG information products. The Porsches in the RM Sotheby’s online only European Summer Auction. “We are all profoundly affected by the current situation and the immediate impact it’s having on those most at risk in our communities,” said Klaus Zellmer, President and CEO of PCNA. Insofar as Porsche Newsroom provides links to the internet sites of third parties, Porsche AG does not accept any responsibility for the content of the linked sites. Porsche 356 Pre-A Banjo Steering Wheel with Original Bakelite-Backed Horn Button, 1948-55, $4,320. Fuel consumption combined 12.9 – 12.7 l/100 km, Fuel consumption combined 8.5 – 7.5 l/100 km, Porsche and RM Sotheby’s to auction last 911 (991) for charitable COVID-19 fundraiser, Porsche uses cookies to optimise and improve the website, as well as enable the availability of certain functions. With its louvered slantnose, capacious side scoops and massive spoiler, the 935 looks like a prototypical Hot Wheels toy writ large. RM Sotheby’s Online Only platform will allow Porsche enthusiasts and collectors to easily bid for a worthy cause from the comfort of their homes.” “Porsche Design is honored to contribute to this charitable auction in light of COVID-19 by including a unique timepiece,” commented Dr. Jan Becker, CEO of the Porsche Design Group. Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA) and RM Sotheby’s will host a unique charitable auction with a money-can’t-buy package for Porsche enthusiasts. For further information, please click , Last Porsche 911 of the 991 generation comes off the production line, Last 911 of the 991 generation comes off the production line, Heritage Design for the new 911 Speedster, Pure and analogue – the Porsche 911 Speedster, The new Porsche 911 Speedster goes into production. As far as new cars (which are type approved in accordance with the WLTP) are concerned, the NEDC values will, therefore, be derived from the WLTP values during the transition period. We are the #1 auction house by total value of cars sold, and #1 auction house for cars sold greater than one million! 5. Insofar as Porsche Newsroom provides information concerning vehicles, the data refers to the German market. Subscribe Today at Huge Savings! The winning bidder and a guest will be invited to take a personal, behind-the-scenes tour of the Porsche AG Weissach development headquarters – including experiencing the test track – on a 1:1 basis with Dr. Frank-Steffen Walliser and Andreas Preuninger, heads of the 911 and GT model lines respectively. RM Sotheby’s Online Only platform will allow Porsche enthusiasts and collectors to easily bid for a worthy cause from the comfort of their homes.”, “Porsche Design is honored to contribute to this charitable auction in light of COVID-19 by including a unique timepiece,” commented Dr. Jan Becker, CEO of the Porsche Design Group. Our auction calendar includes annual and bi-annual auction events around the world, collection auctions and online only auctions. All contents of Porsche Newsroom are carefully researched and compiled. The last remaining 911 Speedsters are now in transit to owners around the world, while others are still receiving special finishing touches at Porsche Exclusive in Zuffenhausen – yet there can be only one ‘final car’ and this specific Speedster is the last of the seventh generation of the 911. On 27 October, RM Sotheby’s, in collaboration with Porsche Cars North America, will be hosting the Porsche 70th Anniversary Sale at the Porsche Experience Center in Atlanta, Georgia. RM Sotheby’s has scheduled Part II of the all-Porsche memorabilia auction for July 21-29. Fittingly, the auction vehicle is a unique 911 Speedster, one of 1,948 examples, created to mark 70 years of Porsche sports cars. Accompanying the car is a letter of authenticity from Porsche confirming the chassis number applied to this car is indeed the last of the 991 generation to enter and pass down the serial production line. They are intended solely as a means of comparing different types of vehicle. It’s powered by a 4.0-litre, naturally aspirated flat six engine developing 502 hp, connected to a six-speed manual gearbox. To Be OFFERED AT AUCTION at RM Sothebys' Arizona event, 22 January 2021. Feel like you were in the room with our in depth result highlights. In the event of improper use, Porsche AG reserves the right to block access to Porsche Newsroom. Sotheby’s acquired an ownership interest in RM Auctions, which specializes in vintage cars, in early 2015. Its condition reflects a restoration performed by Andial that took place from 1994 to 1995. “RM Sotheby’s Online Only platform will allow Porsche enthusiasts and collectors to easily bid for a worthy cause from the comfort of their homes,” Ahn added. RM Sotheby’s is thrilled to announce a new location for its 22nd annual Arizona sale, kicking off its 2021 auction calendar, at the OTTO Car Club on Friday, 22 January at 1 p.m. MST. Marking the time from its earliest motorsport history, its bodywork wears the unmistakable John Paul blue-and-yellow pastel livery, and is festooned with BBS and Newsweek logos that perfectly recall the era. This is an opportunity to give back to those in need, while at the same time bidding on a money-can’t-buy package that would appeal to any Porsche enthusiast. Since 1 September 2017 certain new cars have been type approved in accordance with the Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicles Test Procedure (WLTP), a more realistic test procedure to measure fuel/electricity consumption and CO₂ emissions. 4. The 993 series is significant due to fact that they represent the last of the air-cooled 911s. It will join approximately 80 blue-chip motor cars, and the sale will be a live event with limited attendance; online and phone bidding options are available by contacting RM Sotheby’s. 2. 2. Plus, get the exclusive Robb Report tote bag FREE. 3. Statements concerning standard equipment and statutory, legal and tax regulations and repercussion are valid for the Federal Public of Germany only. Porsche AG does not accept any liability with respect to the results that may be achived through the use of the information, in particular with respect to accuracy, up-to-dateness and completeness. Plus, get digital edition access and a free tote bag. It was meant to be the star lot in a banner automobile sale for RM Sotheby’s in Monterey Beach, California. The 911 Speedster is offered without reserve, selling to the highest bidder. This specific car was created on the production line in Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen in December. The 911 Speedster already caused a sensation when it was presented as a concept vehicle. The auction follows PCNA’s ramping up to support Atlanta Public Schools (APS) in its U.S. hometown. can change relevant vehicle parameters such as weight, rolling resistance and aerodynamics and, in addition to weather and traffic conditions, as well as individual handling, can affect the fuel/electricity consumption, CO₂ emissions and performance values of a car. 6. Porsche and RM Sotheby’s to auction last 911 (991) for charitable COVID-19 fundraiser 04/13/2020. The Results of the RM Sotheby’s online only auction The Porsches in the RM Sotheby’s auction of the Petitjean collection. Visit this link to learn more about the United Way COVID-19 Fund. The auction will open for bidding on RM Sotheby’s Online Only platform at 11:00 am EDT (5:00 pm CEST) on Wednesday 15 April, closing at 1:00 pm EDT (7:00 pm CEST) on Wednesday 22 April. Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA) and RM Sotheby's will host a unique charitable auction with a money-can't-buy package for Porsche enthusiasts. Guest author Fabian Mechtel shares his thoughts about the new Porsche 911 Speedster with us. To the extent that NEDC values are given as ranges, these do not relate to a single, individual car and do not constitute part of the offer. concept cars made headlines after selling for over $14 million, and the Youngtimer series of “modern classic” vehicles has shown overwhelming success through the sale of over 140 vehicles produced largely between 1980 and 2010. Search prices realized and auction results on any of our previous RM Sotheby's collector car auctions. Photo by Remi Dargegen ©2020, courtesy of RM Sotheby’s. The online auction … * Data determined in accordance with the measurement method required by law. After achieving a good deal of success in a heavily modified Land Rover Series I race truck in the mid-1980s, Drew Bowler began receiving orders and commissions from other off-road competitors interested in piloting one of their own Bowler-built high-performance racers, ultimately leading to the inception of Bowler Manufacturing.Despite Drew sadly passing away in late 2016, the … Save up to 63% off the cover price and get free access to the digital edition. The period-correct cockpit includes hand-applied Dymo labels. RM Sotheby's: Monaco. Lot 108 1950 Porsche Diesel A111 Estimated €10,000 – 15,000 Sold for €3,960 Lot 109 1956 Porsche Diesel Algaier AP22 Estimated €15,000 – 20,000 Sold for €4,180 Lot 132 1960 Pors he 356B Cabriolet by Reuter Estimated €80,000 – €100,000 Sold for €81,500 Front row view to the madness that unfolded at the 2019 RM Sotheby’s 1939 Porsche Type 64 auction during Monterey Car Week The flat dash, with its controls, buttons and switches identified by crookedly applied, period-correct red Dymo labels, evokes a bygone era when cars were made by hand and fine-tuned on the fly. Porsche AG does not accept any liability for any resulting damage. The 1980 Porsche 935 JLP-2 is a very special race car. But that’s only after the $2.1 million asking price is met. United Way Worldwide will be the beneficiary of the auction, with funds being donated to its COVID-19 Fund in the U.S. It is not permitted to pass on texts, images, audio or video data to unauthorised third parties. RM Sotheby's is the number one classic car and investment quality auction house in the world. That's why we're glad to see RM Sotheby's host another online auction featuring some 75 vintage Porsche posters, many being period factory advertisements from … The auction’s consigner is none other than Porsche Cars North America, supported by RM Sotheby’s. 8. With respect to the use of Porsche Newsroom, technical faults such as, delays to news transmission, cannot be ruled out. The car has recently received a full engine and gearbox rebuild, as well as preparation for vintage competition, carried out last year by well-known Crubilé Sport. RM Sotheby’s Shift/Monterey auction, commencing August 10, has got even better with the addition of three new Ferraris and two new Porsches. “United Way continues to step up to the plate and their response to this crisis has been quite impressive. RM Sotheby’s is the world’s leading auction house for collector cars. h.c. F. Porsche AG (hereinafter: Porsche AG), unless otherwise stated. Photo by Remi Dargegen ©2020, courtesy of RM Sotheby’s. On November 11-20, RM Sotheby’s held its Online Only: Open Roads, Fall auction, and cleared over $5M in sales with a clearance rate of 89%. With proceeds, excluding taxes and fees, being donated to United Way Worldwide’s COVID-19 Community Response and Recovery Fund, the auction’s sole lot will be the last-ever 991 generation 911 to enter and pass down the serial production line within serial production at the Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen factory. Photographer: ©2019 Courtesy of RM Sotheby's/©2019 Courtesy of RM Sotheby's After the biggest blunder in recent auction history, the Nazi car that Ferdinand Porsche made didn’t sell. ATLANTA, GA – RM Sotheby’s celebrated 70 years of Porsche on Saturday, October 27 with the company’s single-marque Porsche 70th Anniversary Auction at the Porsche Experience Center Atlanta (PEC), also the home of Porsche Cars North America.RM Sotheby’s achieved $25.8 million in total sales, with 92 percent of all lots finding new homes. January 8, 2021 This 1980 Porsche 935 Le Mans Racer Can Be Yours for a Cool $2.1 Million Offered for private sale by RM Sotheby’s, this historic racer … 1. Get the Robb Report newsletter for similar stories delivered straight to your inbox. Lot 134 : 2016 Porsche 911R Estimation €275,000 – €325,000 Unsold, highest bid 250,000 Lot 143 : 1975 Porsche 911 Turbo Estimation €275,000 – €325,000 Unsold, highest bid 220,000 Lot 154 : 2011 Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0 Estimation €290,000 – €340,000 Unsold, highest bid €270,000 As of 1 September 2018 the WLTP replaced the New European Driving Cycle (NEDC). Its new owner will doubtless be eager to turn back the hands of time, stab the start button and take to the track. I also appreciate the swift support of RM Sotheby’s to make this possible and I am hopeful that the sale of a very special Porsche will help in a small way.”. Offered for private sale by RM Sotheby’s is an historic Porsche from the age when the German marque’s examples were as rough and rugged as they were fast and competitive. Exclusive auction of a 911 Speedster also includes limited-edition Porsche Design timepiece, behind-the-scenes tour of Porsche AG’s vehicle testing facility and track in Weissach, Germany, and more. RM Sotheby’s Online Only auction platform is provided in partnership with Sotheby’s to offer discerning enthusiasts and collectors the finest motor cars on an efficient and user-friendly digital platform. The 1939 Type 64 Porsche. RM Sotheby’s has a reputation for incredible auction offerings and collections. Its recent sale of the acclaimed B.A.T. Due to the more realistic test conditions, the fuel/electricity consumption and CO₂ emission values determined in accordance with the WLTP will, in many cases, be higher than those determined in accordance with the NEDC. This Porsche is a top-notch competitor, eligible for historic races worldwide. With the new 911 Speedster, Porsche is presenting a Heritage Design package. Exclusive auction of a 911 Speedster also includes limited-edition Porsche Design timepiece, behind-the-scenes tour of Porsche AG’s vehicle testing facility and track in Weissach, Germany, and more. The watch incorporates the vehicle’s historic design features, including a strap made in the exact same cognac leather as that applied to the interior of the sports car and a silver winding rotor that mirrors the car’s unique wheels. 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